snsn

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Egyptian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Reduplication of sn (to kiss, to smell).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

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 4-lit.

  1. (transitive) to fraternize with
    • c. 1550 BCE – 1295 BCE, Great Hymn to Osiris (Stela of Amenmose, Louvre C 286) line 13:
      S1f
      d
      M
      T30
      n
      z
      Hr r
      t
      pt
      snsnn
      z
      sbA Z2ss
      wrrt.f dm.n.s ḥrt snsn.n.s sbꜣw
      His White Crown, it has pierced the sky, it has fraternized with the stars.

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • James P[eter] Allen (2010) Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs, 2nd edition, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 156.
  1. ^ Loprieno, Antonio (1995) Ancient Egyptian: A Linguistic Introduction, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 53